Apply to IDB Prize for Women’s Contribution to Development 2018

About the IDB Prize:

Each year The Islamic Development Bank offers this prize to attract  international attention to the vital role the woman play in the developing their community.

Prize Details and description:

Deadline: November 30, 2017

Prize:

Two cash awards are consisted in the prize that will be awarded during annual meeting of the IDB Board of Governors.

  • $50,000 for a woman or a group of the women
  • $100,000 for an organisation

Requirements/eligibilities;

Nominated Individuals and organisations should :

  • Exhibit projects that have contributed to the improvement to the socio-economic status and well being of society.
  • have projects/activities that are outstanding, innovative and unique
  • have mechanism for expanding their projects/activities to surrounding areas to ensure their services are offered to as many beneficiaries as possible.
  • have sustainable project.

Individuals

  • Be resident of IDB member countries
  • Be a woman
  • have activities that have proven to be effective
  • have developed or be actively involved in projects / activities that are innovative.
  • have work that is exemplary and worthy of emulation.
  • Be nominated by an organisation
  • serve as a role model for other women

Organisations: 

  • Be Not for profit institution.
  • should be legally registered and work in IDB member countries or Muslim Communities in non Muslim countries
  • Have women in the decision making level of the organisation
  • Hold values and principles and run operations that do not conflict with those of the IDB
  • Support projects/activities that clearly highlight the role of women in bringing about peace and stability
  • be nominated by an independent organisation.

 

IDB member countries and Muslim communities in non-Muslim countries can apply

Application procedure

To apply to this award please download  the brochure, fill the nomination form and send them along with other supporting documents to the email:Prizeforwomen@isdb.org

Supporting documents:
  • Nomination form
  • copy of legal registration ( only for organisation)
  • letter of recommendation from nominating organisation ( only for organisation)
  • two reference letters
  • supporting documentation on organisation
  • supporting documentation on projects related to the topic
  • annual report ( only for organisation)

for more information please visit IDB Website